Puvirnituq - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 06 July 2015

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to north 30 this afternoon then diminishing to west 20 late overnight.

A few showers changing to rain early this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 06 July 2015
Today Tonight and Tuesday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 06 July 2015
Wednesday Wind southwest 20 knots backing to south 25 in the morning.
Thursday Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind south 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 1:07 PM EDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 plus tenths of first-year ice. Strong ice pressure against Mansel Island on Monday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 1:07 PM EDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 plus tenths of first-year ice. Strong ice pressure against Mansel
Island on Monday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Puvirnituq - northern half

Issued 1:07 PM EDT 05 July 2015

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 6 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday deepening low 994 mb located at 58N 78W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday weakening low 993 mb located at 63N 77W.

At 1200 UTC Monday quasi-stationary ridge located over Davis Strait.

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